Clarence A. Short
Short pictured in The Blue Hen 1906, Delaware yearbook
Biographical details
Born(1873-07-01)July 1, 1873
near Georgetown, Delaware
DiedMarch 7, 1947(1947-03-07) (aged 73)
Lewes, Delaware
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1902, 1906Delaware
Head coaching record
Overall8–7–1

Clarence Albert Short (July 1, 1873 – March 7, 1947)[1][2] was an American college football head coach who was Delaware football program's third (and fifth) head coach. He led them to an 8–7–1 overall record in two seasons coached. Short was also assistant professor of Mathematics and Civil Engineering during his time at the university. He was also serving as president of Wesley Collegiate Institute in 1926.[3]

Head coaching record

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Delaware (Independent) (1902)
1902 Delaware 3–5–1
Delaware (Independent) (1906)
1906 Delaware 5–2
Delaware: 8–7–1
Total: 8–7–1

References

  1. ^ "dspace.udel.edu:8080/dspace/bitstream/handle/19716/8973/1906_02_Faculty.pdf?sequence=2" (PDF). dspace.udel.edu:8080. Retrieved August 24, 2015.
  2. ^ Knights of Pythias. Supreme Lodge. Convention (1948). Official Record of Proceedings of ... Convention of the Supreme Lodge, Knights of Pythias. 44. Murphy-Travis Company. Retrieved August 24, 2015.
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